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Spring 2017 Section Report Now Available

The Spring 2071 edition of the Family Law Section Report is now available for download in the Members Only section of the website. The Family Law Section Report is published quarterly and is available electronically to members of the State Bar Family Law Section. Live links to cases cited in the Section Report are provided exclusively by Thomson West. For more information, please contact us at info@sbotfam.org.

Table of Contents

MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIR

Kathryn Murphy, Section Chair

RECOMMENDED NOMINATIONS SLATE

TABLE OF CASES

IN THE LAW REVIEWS AND LEGAL PUBLICATIONS

IN BRIEF

Family Law From Around the Nation, Jimmy L. Verner, Jr.

COLUMNS

OBITER DICTA, Charles N. Geilich
PSYCHOLOGICAL ISSUES: Competent Forensic Interviews? Can You Tell?, John A. Zervopoulos, Ph.D., J.D., ABBP
FINANCIAL PLANNING ISSUES: Is My Social Security Retirement Benefit Tax Free? Christy Adamcik Gammill, SDFA

ARTICLES

The Donor Health Information Act: A Response to the Need for Federal Regulation of Artificial Insemination by Donor, Caitlin Conner
The Systemic Destruction of Foster Youth through Frequent Placement Changes, Courtney Devney

CASE DIGESTS

DIVORCE
Jurisdiction and Procedure
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Spousal Maintenance/Alimony
Property Division
Enforcement of Property Division

SAPCR
Procedure and Jurisdiction
Modification
Child Support Enforcement
Enforcement of Possession
Termination of Parental Rights

MISCELLANEOUS